MTFO Ride for Magnum
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August 1720193:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Rafters, 101 Friends Lane, Newtown, PA, 18940 + Google Map

Event Name:
MTFO Ride for Magnum

Event Description:
Calling all bikers, truck drivers, car collectors/clubs, police, Fire, EMS and anyone else who has wheels and would like to join the ride to support Magnum and call awareness to the slow down move over law! All are welcome, whether you are attending Magnum’s fundraiser or not!

The ride will begin at Rob’s towing and run to Rafters (where the fundraiser is being held) at:
101 Friends Lane
Newtown PA 18940

If you are interested in attending the fundraiser tickets will not be sold at the door so be sure to purchase your tickets for the fundraiser before the deadline.

Event Date and Time:
August 17th at 3pm

Rob’s Towing & Hauling 2501 Old Rodgers Rd,, Bristol, Pennsylvania 19007

Tickets: Free

Second Event info:

Event Description:
A night out to celebrate Magnum’s recovery and to raise funds to help him and his family with current, upcoming and unexpected expenses due to his accident and injuries.

Event Date and Time:
August 17th at 6:30pm

101 Friends Ln
Newtown, PA 18940

Tickets: $35

Tickets will not be available at the door and must be purchase by August 6th.
Tickets may be purchased: Via Venmo by sending $35 per ticket to @Magnumstrength
Via mail by mailing a check to The Magnum Bower Donation Fund for $35 per ticket to 82 Argyle Road Langhorne, PA 19047

Magnum’s Story:
On May 7, 2019 Magnum, a heavy-duty wrecker operator for Rob’s Automotive was hit by a stake body truck while on the job. Magnum a father of two who is active in his community as a Manager and Assistant coach of two Morrisville Little League teams suffered serious spinal cord injuries as a result of the accident that initially left him paralyzed from the chest down. After invasive surgery, a two week stay in the ICU, he was diagnosed with a C4 Incomplete Asia B injury. Patients with C4 spinal cord injuries typically need 24 hour-a-day support to breathe due to loss of diaphragm function, have limited range of motion and paralysis in arms, hands, torso, and legs. The name Magnum means great, grand or big. When you watch him, when you see how far he has come, you realize that his determination, strength and perseverance through all of this has him living up to his name. Magnum isn’t allowing the typical to overcome him, and has been beating the odds everyday since the accident. He is not allowing this accident and injuries to define him. He is instead redefining himself with a need to help others and spread the word of the Move Over Law and the importance of keeping first responders safe on the road.